Cinnamon : Medicinal Uses, Properties and Chemical Constituents

Cinnamon : Medicinal Uses, Properties and Chemical Constituents

Cinnamon: Cinnamon is a well used spice that is obtained from the quills (inner bark) of Cinnamomum zeylanicum that belongs to the family Lauraceae. Production of Cinnamon: Cinnamon is native to Sri Lanka. The cultivation of cinnamon is carried out in many other countries like China, India, Vietnam and many other countries of South East […]

Jambul : Medicinal Uses and Health Benefits

Jambul : Medicinal Uses and Health Benefits

Jambul has many medicinal uses and is very beneficial for the health of the people. Medicinal Uses of Jambul for treating Diabetes: Jamun seeds are employed for treating the diabetes. Jamun fruit juice is also useful for treating the diabetes but the preparation from the seeds is more effective than from the fruit juice. The […]

Jambul : Uses, Phytochemicals and Medicinal Properties

Jambul : Uses, Phytochemicals and Medicinal Properties

Jambul is an edible fruit that grown in plains of India and many other countries. Useful Parts of Jambul Tree: The useful parts of the Jambul tree are fruits, leaves, seeds and bark. Uses of Jambul Seeds: Jambul seeds are used in different systems of medicine like Ayurveda (for controlling Diabetes), Unani and in Chinese […]

Jambul (Fruits) : Botanical Name, Distribution, Cultivation, Common names and Synonyms

Jambul (Fruits) : Botanical Name, Distribution, Cultivation, Common names and Synonyms

Jambul Fruits: Botanical Name and Family: Black berries are botanically known as Syzygium cumini that belongs to the family Myrtaceae. Jambul Trees Distribution: Black berry tree is an evergreen tropical tree that are native to the countries like Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, the Philippines, and Indonesia. Jamun fruit is often misunderstood as black berry […]

Edema (Swelling) : Home Tips

Edema (Swelling) : Home Tips

What is meant by Edema? How does edema occur? Edema is a condition (swelling)  that occurs due to the accumulation of the fluid beneath the skin or in one or more cavities of the body. Other names of Edema: Effected parts of Edema: Edema is also known as ‘dropsy’ or ‘hydropsy’. Edema is common is […]

Impetigo (Bacterial Skin Infection) : Home Tips

Impetigo (Bacterial Skin Infection) : Home Tips

What is Impetigo? Causes of Impetigo: Impetigo is a contagious bacterial skin infection. It is caused by the bacteria streptococcus or staphylococcus aureus. It is the most common type of skin infection among school children. The Impetigo infection is caused by the bacteria present in the uncleaned bathrooms, spoiled food or the bacteria in our […]

Anti-Dandruff Preparations at Home

(Source : ANI) What is Dandruff? Dandruff is the shedding of dead skin cells from the scalp (not to be confused with a dry scalp). It is a type of scalp irritation. Now it is faced by many people is getting aggravated due to pollution. Causes of Dandruff Dandruff is sometimes caused by frequent exposure […]

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